Everything’s better with a face frame even the view from above

25 Mar

 I’ve gotten as far as the front face frame.  I still need to do a frame on the other three sides and then on to drawers and doors.  Click on picture to enlarge.

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6 Responses to “Everything’s better with a face frame even the view from above”

  1. Jeff Branch March 25, 2014 at 7:30 pm #

    Looking good! Nice photo.

  2. orepassRichard March 25, 2014 at 7:38 pm #

    Coming right along. I’m always impressed by the lighting in your shop area, must have a big windo?

    • Marilyn March 25, 2014 at 7:43 pm #

      It has small windows up high. But it’s new construction so I have 3 rows of 5 foot fluorescents with 2 lights per row.

  3. Michael's Woodcraft March 30, 2014 at 6:17 pm #

    It’s looking great Marilyn! 🙂 Have you thought about what color you will finish it with?

    Did you see the step stool I made my wife? Here is the link, http://michaelswoodcraft.wordpress.com/2014/03/30/walnut-step-stool-part-iv/


    • Marilyn March 30, 2014 at 6:30 pm #

      The stool turned out really nice.

      Here’s what I’m thinking about finish. The cabinet is a mix of cherry veneered plywood and regular ol’ solid wood cherry. I’ve been eyeing some General Finishes Vintage Cherry dye. I’m thinkin’ I might wipe on some dye to even out the plywood and the solid wood and then finish with Profin. I’ll have to test it first .. to make sure.


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